Younger Workers Committee

The Younger Workers Committee advises the State Workforce Investment Board on work-related programs and services for youth, both in-school and out-of school, including programs that prepare Maine’s young people for career awareness and employment. The committee addresses all youth, including youth with disabilities and youth who are at risk.

News and Updates

  • July 8, 2014 - USDOL Awards Maine $819,433 for Meeting Workforce System and Adult Education Performance Goals
  • June 20, 2014 - Maine Unemployment Rate 5.7 Percent in May
  • May 21, 2014 - Spring Edition of Veterans Update Newsletter Available Online!
  • Meetings and Minutes

    Scheduled Meetings

    Meeting Minutes


    • Denise Smith, Chair, Eastern Maine Development Corporation
    • Kristen Chandler, Wings for Children and Families
    • Tracey Cooley, Career Systems Development Corporation
    • Merle Davis, Maine Department of Labor Bureau of Employment Services
    • Candi Ewer, Penobscot Nation Department of Education and Career Services
    • Cathie Gavett, Job Corps
    • Scott Good, Crescendo Consulting Group, LLC
    • Jaime Grover, Goodwill of Northern New England
    • Lisa Hartnett, Western Maine Community Action
    • Margaret Harvey, Maine Department of Education Career and Technical Education
    • Michael Jordan, Aroostook County Action Program
    • Janie Small, Maine Department of Labor Bureau of Employment Services
    • Anne Wheeler, Maine Department of Labor Division of Vocational Rehabilitation